Monthly Archives: November 2012

Holiday Food Health Benefits

It is easy to dwell on how unhealthy our diets are during the holiday season with cookies, eggnog, and other fare. However, many traditional holiday foods contain hidden health benefits buried under the fat and sugar! Sweet Potatoes Benefits: Rich … Continue reading

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We’re Giving Thanks!

Throughout the holiday season, we give thanks for some of the amazing major supporters of the ADA in Houston. To Dignity Memorial for contributing nearly $63,000 as the Presenting Sponsor of both our Step Out: walk to Stop Diabetes and … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving from ADA Houston

The Houston American Diabetes office is closed so that our employees may celebrate the holiday with family and friends. We are thankful to all of you for another outstanding year. We have the best volunteers in the city and we … Continue reading

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Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes is THIS Saturday! And you can still participate!

Where does Step Out take place & what time do I arrive? NOVEMBER 17, 2012 MINUTE MAID PARK – HOUSTON 501 Crawford Street, Houston, TX 77002 and NORTHSHORE PARK – THE WOODLANDS 2505 Lake Woodlands Drive, The Woodlands, TX 77382 … Continue reading

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Check Out these Pictures from Feria de Salud

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The National Stop Diabetes “Share” Award Goes to…

Cherie Jones,RN, CDE of Houston received the National Stop Diabetes “Share” award at the ADA’s National Community leadership Conference in New Orleans this month. The “Share” award winners are those volunteers who have demonstrated in their community a significant and … Continue reading

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11th Annual Feria de Salud was a Success!

The Houston American Diabetes Association’s 11th annual Feria de Salud was held on Saturday, October 13, 2012 at Mason Park (541 S. 75th Street)  in southeast Houston. This was the fifth year for the event to be held at this City … Continue reading

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